COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, July 7

3 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    The Trust's Georgia (1732-1752)

    Mary Bondurant Warren leads this class on the state's first settlers.

Wednesday, July 8

4 events

Classes

  • Four Athens

    Intro to Rails Programming

    Instructors will be available inside and outside class hours to teach Ruby on Rails. This 10-week code class meets Mondays and Thursdays, Sept. 14–Nov. 19. www.fourathens.com/railscode

  • Revival Yarns

    6 p.m. $15. www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Cables Class

    Learn how to create cables. RSVP.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Photoshop for Beginners

    This lecture-based class will introduce you to the basics of Photoshop, a program now available at the library in the Digital Media Center.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, July 9

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • Broad 9A

    7 p.m. FREE! athenssciencecafe.wordpress.com

    Athens Science Café

    Dr. Bill Kerr from UGA Food Science & Technology will present "The Sweet Science of Ice Cream." Attendees are invited to a complimentary ice cream social sponsored by Ben & Jerry's after the café. Feel free to bring chairs or a blanket.

Friday, July 10

1 event

Classes

Saturday, July 11

5 events

Classes

  • Revival Yarns

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-850-1354, www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Crochet 1 Class

    Get acquainted with the tools and craft of crochet. The class is free with the purchase of materials. RSVP.

  • ACC Library

    9 a.m. & 6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

  • Four Athens

    9 a.m.–12 p.m. $20. www.fourathens.com

    123D Design

    Students will leave with the abilty to render an object within this popular 3D design tool. 

  • West Broad Market Garden

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    Composting Workshop

    Master composter Katie Schank will be giving a hands-on introduction to the basics of backyard composting and vermiculture.

  • Revival Yarns

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.revivalyarnsathens.com

    Blankie Knit-A-Long

    Knit the Bundle Me Blankie in Spud and Chloe yarn. Free with purchase of materials. RSVP.

Sunday, July 12

1 event

Classes

  • KA Artist Shop

    3 p.m. $30. www.kaartist.com

    Calligraphy Class: Addressing Envelopes

    Learn how to address invitations in the modern calligraphy style.

Monday, July 13

1 event

Classes

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Intro to Excel

    Learn the basics of using Excel, the parts of an Excel window, creating a spreadsheet, using basic formulas and more.

Tuesday, July 14

3 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

  • ACC Library

    11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-583-8834

    Outlook and Opportunities

    Edward Jones Financial Advisor Jess Jensen-Ryan explains inflation and interest rates, opportunities and risks of international investing, and investing in today's domestic stock market. Registration required.

Wednesday, July 15

5 events

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

  • KA Artist Shop

    7–9 p.m. $35. www.kaartist.com

    Modern Calligraphy for Beginners

    Learn how to use the pen and nibs to practice the modern calligraphy style.

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3640, atedrow@uga.edu

    Shade Gardening Workshop

    Learn what plants tolerate shade and tips for soil, planting and maintenance. 

  • Oconee County Library

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Budgeting for College Students

    Kristi Greer from Oconee State Bank will talk about creating and maintaining a budget for college students. Registration required.

  • Oconee County Library

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Brown Bag Program

    Kristi Greer from Oconee State Bank offers tips on budgeting for college students.

Thursday, July 16

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Web Design for Beginners

    This class offers an introduction to the basics of HTML and CSS as well as Adobe Dreamweaver. Registration required.

Saturday, July 18

4 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9 a.m. & 6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

  • Memorial Park

    9-11 a.m. FREE! athensclarkecounty.com/stormwater

    Rain Barrel Workshop

    Learn how to build, install and maintain a rain barrel. Each registered participant will leave the workshop with a free barrel to install at home. Register in advance.

  • Broad 9A

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. $395. ww.braod9a.com

    Intermediate Photography

    Come prepared to shoot in manual mode for this all day workshop. Cost includes coffee, donuts and lunch.

  • Rock Eagle 4H Center

    9:30-11:30 a.m. $5. 706-484-4838, jtorhan1@uga.edu

    Saturday at the Rock: Healthy Meals for Under $10

    Dinah Rowe shares healthy lifestyle tips and delicious, inexpensive recipes. The class will end with home-cooked treats.

Sunday, July 19

1 event

Classes

  • KA Artist Shop

    June 30, 1 p.m. or 7 p.m. & July 19, 1 p.m. $35. www.kaartist.com

    Watercolors for Modern Calligraphy

    Use watercolor inks to get an ombre effect in your lettering.

Tuesday, July 21

3 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    5–7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Make Your Own Paper

    With Beth Aland. 

Wednesday, July 22

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, July 23

2 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • KA Artist Shop

    7 p.m. $30. www.kaartist.com

    Calligraphy Class: Addressing Envelopes

    Learn how to address invitations in the modern calligraphy style. 

Saturday, July 25

3 events

Classes

  • Four Athens

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. $15 (class only), $45 (full kit). www.hackyardathens.org

    Beginner Programming for Arduino

    Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform. This class introduces basic skills such as programming for Raspberry Pi, reading inputs and setting outputs.

  • ACC Library

    9 a.m. & 6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    One-on-One Digital Media Center Tutorial

    The new Digital Media Center is now open! Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs.

  • Four Athens

    1–3 p.m. $15 (class only), $55 (sensor kit). www.hackyardathens.org

    Intermediate Programming for Arduino

    More blinking lights! Learn how to get input from sensors, reporting that information back to the computer and using it to manage outputs. Laptops encouraged.

Tuesday, July 28

2 events

Classes

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

Wednesday, July 29

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.

Thursday, July 30

3 events

Classes

  • ACC Library

    9–9:45 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 354

    One-On-One Computer Tutorial

    Personalized instruction available for various computer topics. 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    July 6, 1 p.m. July 30, 6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Intro to iPad

    Learn the basics with a lecture and slide show presentation.

  • KA Artist Shop

    7 p.m. $30. www.kaartist.com

    Modern Calligraphy Intermediate Class

    This class goes over various inks, nibs and papers, plus flourishes, envelope addressing and other applications.

Monday, August 3

1 event

Classes

  • KA Artist Shop

    7–9 p.m. $35. www.kaartist.com

    Modern Calligraphy for Beginners

    Learn how to use the pen and nibs to practice the modern calligraphy style.

Tuesday, August 4

2 events

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    The Law of Attraction and Manifestation

    This ongoing class teaches many techniques for utilizing the power of your mind to create wonders in all areas of your life.

  • KA Artist Shop

    7 p.m. $30. www.kaartist.com

    Modern Calligraphy Intermediate Class

    This class goes over various inks, nibs and papers, plus flourishes, envelope addressing and other applications.

Wednesday, August 5

1 event

Classes

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    The Buddha's Teachings

    Bring more inner peace to your life. Every Wednesday.